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Photo:By Richard Simkin (1850- 1926). He was a British draughtsman and occasional lithographer of military uniforms. He was employed by the British War Office to design recruiting posters, and to illustrate the Army and Navy Gazette. During his lifetime, he produced thousands of watercolors depicting the uniforms and campaigns of the British Army and also contributed illustrations to numerous publications including the Graphic and others.

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Is Your Home Here? Defend It!/ WWI recruiting poster w/ map of the British Isles (UK and Ireland) / Imperial War Museum collection, London, UK

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Recruitment poster for 48th Highlanders (Canada): 1200 men wanted at once for the 134th Highlanders Overseas Battalion; First World War.

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British Army launches a new national recruitment campaign